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Molecules 2000, 5(2), 162-166; doi:10.3390/50200162
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Diels-Alder Cycloaddition of Cyclopentadiene to a Bis-naphthoquinone

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Received: 21 January 2000 / Accepted: 14 February 2000 / Published: 19 February 2000
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Abstract

Addition of cyclopentadiene to bis-naphthoquinone (1) afforded predominantly the endo-endo [4+2] cycloadduct (2).
Keywords: Diels-Alder; naphthoquinones; cyclopentannulation Diels-Alder; naphthoquinones; cyclopentannulation
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Brimble, M.A.; Duncalf, L.J. Diels-Alder Cycloaddition of Cyclopentadiene to a Bis-naphthoquinone. Molecules 2000, 5, 162-166.

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